Fips 201 compliance – Dell Latitude E6400 User Manual

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FIPS 201 Compliance


Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) 201 compliance affects

Latitude E4300, E6400, E6500, M2400, M4400 and M6400.


Perform the steps in "FIPS 201 Compliance" on page 4 only if you have an

FED account in the Americas region and require a FIPS compliant system. These steps
disable the contactless smart card reader.

1 Download the latest utilities from the Dell Support website at

For 32-bit Microsoft


Windows Vista


or Windows XP



systems, download the

CVFIPS201_Enable.exe utility.

For 64-bit Windows Vista or Windows XP operating systems,
download the CVFIPS201_Enable64.exe utility.

2 Run the utility and select FIPS Compliant.

The system is now FIPS 201 compliant.


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